Department of Defense STAR Program

U.S. Department of Defense Employer of Choice

Student Training Academic Recruitment

If you’d like to learn more about co-op and civilian career opportunities or scholarships available with the U.S. Department of Defense, Kimberley R. Valentine, the Student Training and Academic Recruitment (STAR) Representative can answer your questions and provide guidance on the application process. Contact Kimberley at kimberley.r.valentine.civ@mail.mil,  or (585) 481-8167 (VP) to make an appointment with her if you’d like to learn how to:

  • Find co-op and internship positions or full-time and part-time jobs at www.godefense.com.  The best way to get jobs with the Department of Defense is to apply online.
  • Identfy scholarships with the Department of Defense that you qualify for.
  • Navigate the Defense component agencies and seeking out contacts and open positions in a location and career area that you desire.
  • Simplify the process of applying for a job with the federal government.
  • Build a resume that will help you get a job with the Department of Defense.

To learn more, visit the NTID Center on Employment in LBJ Building #60, office #2806.

YOU MUST BE A US CITIZEN TO BE QUALIFIED FOR ANY POSITION WITH THE DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE.

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Current DOD STAR student Kimberley R. Valentine